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Microsoft

Microsoft is an american multinational technology corporation founded in 1975 by Bill Gates.

Microsoft Corporation (MS) is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services.

Timeline

May 7, 2019

SK Telecom and Microsoft signs MOU. 

Under the MOU, SK Telecom and Microsoft will combine their technological capabilities in areas such as 5G, AI and cloud.

April 24, 2019

Microsoft touches $1 trillion value.

April 18, 2019

Microsoft announces that it's buying Express Logic, a San Diego company that has developed a real-time operating system (RTOS) aimed at controlling the growing number of IoT devices in the world.

June 4, 2018

Microsoft Corporation acquires GitHub for $7.5 billion. 

May 10, 2011

Microsoft acquires Skype for $8.5 billion. 

March 13, 1986

Microsoft stock goes public

February 26, 1986

Microsoft moves to corporate campus in Redmond, Washington

June 25, 1981

Microsoft incorporates

January 1, 1979

Microsoft moves from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Bellevue, Washington

1975

Microsoft founded

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Communications company, now a subsidiary of Microsoft.

Family of operating systems produced for personal computers, servers, smartphones and embedded devices

Build machine learning applications powered by artificial intelligence (AI) that span from the cloud to the edge. Explore Azure Machine Learning solutions.

Suite of office programs produced by microsoft

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Bill Gates





Paul Allen





Satya Nadella

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Steve Ballmer





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